The Foundation

About us

The “Michael N. Stassinopoulos – VIOHALCO (MSVF) Public Benefit Foundation” was founded in 1969 by companies Viohalco S.A. and Viohalco Cables S.A. The Foundation’s headquarters are in Athens, however the Cultural Center, where nearly all events are held, is located in Stadio village (former Achouria) in the Municipality of Tegea, 8km south of Tripoli. Stadio […]

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Hail Arcadia

The documentary Hail Arcadia (Arcadia Chaire) is a journey through the past and present of Arcadia, a place so charged with myths and references that it seems to inhabit a field that does not belong exclusively to modern reality. A place that has its own special place in time and space, but also in the […]

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Mission

Based on its mission, the main areas of focus of the Foundation’s activities include the promotion of culture, highlighting the area’s archaeological wealth, providing continuing education to residents, implementing infrastructure projects and supporting actions that promote the well-being of the residents of Tegea.

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Cultural Center

Cultural Center

The Foundation’s Cultural Center offers the following spaces: Theatre, where educational and entertainment events, lectures, exhibitions, plays and concerts are held for pupils and adults Lending library, which is constantly being enriched Multipurpose hall for lectures or film screenings for small groups, painting lessons and other activities Ceramics workshop Workshop-kitchen, where patchwork, cooking, crafts, art […]

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Hail Arcadia, film by Filippos Koutsaftis

“Hail Arcadia”

   This documentary titled Hail Arcadia is a journey through the past and present of Arcadia, a land so rife with myths and legends that it seems to exist on a plane that does not entirely belong to modern reality; a place that holds its own special place in time and space, and in the minds […]

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Settlements of Tripoli, 17th-21st century.

The digital application SETTLEMENTS OF TRIPOLI records the residential, population and administrative history of the geographic area of ​​the Municipality of Tripoli from the 17th to the 21st century in the area occupied by the Municipality of Tripoli today. The research axes of the project were: mapping of all the settlements recorded in the sources […]

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“Ageless Tegea”

On Friday, January 18, 2023, the writer Georgia Dalkou, the editor Evangelos Kassavetis and the journalist Eva Galaniadis presented to the public the two-volume edition of the Foundation  “TEGEA I AEITHALIS” (AGELESS TEGEA) in the Stasinopouleio Cultural Center at Stadio, Tegea . Available photos and short video from the presentation. This book comes to honour […]

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Tegea

Walking through the plains of ancient Tegea, we find our steps leading us along the pathways of a powerful Arcadian city-state, which during its peak occupied the southern part of eastern Arcadia. According to the myth, the city of Tegea was the home of Aleus, who is said to have built the famous Temple of […]

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CULTURAL CENTER
22012 Stadio Tegea, Arcadia
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Tel: 2710 557111
Fax: 2710 557158
Mob: 6974 404524
Tel: 2710 557111
Fax: 2710 557158
Mob: 6974 404523

ADMINISTRATION HEADQUARTERS
2-4 Mesogeion ave, 11527 Athens
Tel: 210 6861486
Fax: 210 6861427
Mob: 6974 401486

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